Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Bigger Pie Forum

Kemper rate increases even felt on the soccer pitch

The battle over Mississippi Power’s Kemper Project $5.53 billion first of its kind “clean coal” power plant has been waged in the hearing room...

Southern Company losing grip

The Southern Co. was dealt a huge — and deserved — blow this week when Mississippi’s Public Service Commission voted unanimously to delay prudency...

Revenge of the guinea pigs

Would Southern flip or try to flip its sub into bankruptcy? Would bankruptcy be worse for customers.? Would Kemper be viable after bankruptcy? What's...

Yes, "FOIA Denial Officer" Is a Real Job Title in the...

Does the Public Service Commission have this position filled? read more

What's the Secret to Creating Wealth?

“George Gilder is one of the great thinkers and writers on the subject of free markets and wealth creation. Here he highlights some of...

Frogs in a pot

  I recently told some Mississippi Power customers in Gulfport they were like frogs in a pot of warming water that would soon be boiling....

$5.53 billion Kemper Project’s genesis a tangled path

It’s a $5.53 billion sentinel, rising above and overlooking the pine forests north of Meridian, Miss., in Kemper County...How did it get here, this...

Electric Utilities Get No Jolt From Gadgets, Improving Economy

“The monopoly electric utility model is facing an existential crisis. From solar panels to LED lighting innovation and efficiencies are diminishing the demand fro...

$5.53 billion Kemper Project’s genesis a tangled path

Mississippi’s Kemper Project power plant has been billed as Mississippi Power’s solution to the growing need for electrical generation in the Magnolia State...It was...